Back then, a parent who didn't set firm rules or discipline their kids when they acted out was considered irresponsible. Nowadays, you can't reprimand your kids without getting criticized.For some reason, some of the most popular and commonly used words in parenting are now off limits. When did these words become, well, dirty?1. "No" is no longer... READ MORE
When your partner suffers a major loss, it is an opportunity for the two of you to grow closer, whether the relationship is new or well-seasoned. However, if handled insensitively (no matter how well-intentioned), the opposite can easily occur, and a wedge between you will grow instead.
Here are six basic do's and don'ts to... READ MORE
Telling your loved ones of your recent diagnosis of cancer is difficult. Having been in this scenario quite recently, I can tell you from the inside out—it is a challenge. First, you're dealing with your own emotions about the diagnosis. Second, it's hard not to try and take care of and feel responsible for your spouse's... READ MORE